Miles Dewey Davis's Life And Music

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Miles Dewey Davis the third was born on May 26, 1926. He was the son of a Dental Surgeon and a Music teacher. He was thought the trumpet by his dad when he was 13. When his dad could no longer teach him he was educated by his father’s friend Elwood Buchanan. He played different than popular trumpeters at the time, developing Davis’ style. He got his start when Dizzy Gillespie and Charlie Parker had a sick band member so they asked Miles to join them onstage at the young age of seventeen. After that he became a student at Juilliard school of arts.
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